Hiking Compass

Hiking Compass: How to Find Your Way on the Trails

Whether you are exploring the woods or hiking the trails, a hiking compass is an essential piece of kit to easily navigate the wilderness. A smartphone, watch with built-in GPS, or handheld GPS unit can...
Hiking GPS

What is the Best Hiking GPS Device?

A hiking GPS is resilient and weatherproofed to provide a faithful tool for the backpacking or hiking enthusiast. Plus, the latest GPS devices are built with the ability to communicate via satellite and function as...
Hiking Etiquette

Hiking Etiquette and Rules

Any regular hiker will know there are several unwritten rules relating to trail and hiking etiquette. Hiking Etiquette Here are ten of the most followed practices: Hike quietly When out of the trail, try to enjoy the natural...
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High Altitude Hiking Hydration

Every hiker knows how important it is to stay hydrated while hiking, but if you love the mountains, keeping hydrated is much more of a task than it is for flatlanders. Once you start...
Hiking Tips

3 Simple Yet Effective Hiking Tips

If you’re looking for a popular and productive pastime that gets you out of the house, away from the city, and brings you up close and personal with nature at its absolute finest, then...
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How to Stay Hydrated During Winter Hikes

While winter isn’t quite here yet, those cold winds are starting to blow and the snow is coming soon. For more casual hikers, winter means putting up those camping and hiking supplies for a...
moldy hydration bladder

Identifying, Cleaning and Preventing Mold in Hydration Bladders

Ever seen mold grow?  I mean, really grow?  It’s disgusting.  It smells.  It’s nasty to look at and, yes, mold easily can form in your hydration pack. Check out the image below if you really...
Hiking Apps: Alltrails

Hiking Apps: Best Apps for Hiking Activity

A smartphone with the best hiking apps installed can make a valuable piece of equipment. Hiking apps can consist of adventure, camping help, hiking aids, and trail GPS. Hiking Apps Here are four of the best...

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